Frank P Swift1

#18286, (circa 1830 - 6 May 1893)


Margaret Glaven b. c 1833, d. 1904
Children 1.Francis Glavin Swift8 (c 1859 - b 1893)
 2.Desmond David Swift+9 (1864 - 1922)
 3.William J Swift9 (1865 - 1901)
 4.Julia A Swift9 (1871 - 1951)
Birth*circa 1830He was born circa 1830 at IrelandG.1 
Marriage*circa 1858He married Margaret Glaven, daughter of John Glaven and Margaret Kelleher, circa 1858 at Missouri or CaliforniaG.1 
11 August 1860He and Margaret Glaven appeared on the census of 11 August 1860 at 4th Ward, Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CaliforniaG; (nei. John and Julia Kaneen, fam. 2402.)2
13 July 1870He and Margaret Glaven appeared on the census of 13 July 1870 at Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CaliforniaG.3
14 June 1880He and Margaret Glaven appeared on the census of 14 June 1880 at 620 M Street, Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CaliforniaG.4
Death*6 May 1893He died on 6 May 1893 at Sacramento Co., CaliforniaG.5 
Obituary8 May 1893Obituary for Frank P Swift was published on 8 May 1893.6
Probate*19 December 1893His estate was probated on 19 December 1893 at Sacramento Co., CaliforniaG.7 


  1. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Frank P (30), b. Ireland, saloon keeper.
  3. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Frank (39), b. MA, watchman; Margaret (35), b. PA, keeping house.
  4. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Frank (49), b. MA, parents b. Ireland, constable; Margret [sic] (42), b. PA, parents b. Ireland, keeping house.
  5. [S2234] California, County Birth, Marriage, and Death Records, 1849-1980, online, Sacramento > Death > 1850 - 1905, img. 10895/13343. Frank P Swift, d. 6 May 1893, age 63, phthisis.
  6. [S2259] The Record-Union, Cacramento, California. Hereinafter cited as Record-Union.
  7. [S1653] Frank P Swift, Estate of Frank P Swift, Nov., Dec., 1893, No. 1842, Sacramento County Superior Court, Sacramento, California, Petition for Administration of the estate of Frank P Swift filed by Alfred Spinks, dated 27 Nov 1893, filed 28 Nov 1893. Shows that Frank P Swift, res. of Sacramento Co., d. on or about the __ day of April 1893, intestate; that he left an estate of unknown value; that the petitioner knows of the following heirs: his widow, Margaret Swift, and his son, Desmond D. Swift, both res. in the City of Sacramento; that the petitioner is a res. of Sacramento Co. and prays that he be appointed to serve as administrator of the estate.
    Court order of 8 Dec 1893, finding that Frank Swift, dec., d. intestate 2 May 1893; that he left as his heirs his wife Margaret Swift, his dau. Julia A Swift and his sons William J and Daniel D Swift; that said Daniel D Swift is competent to serve as administrator of the estate; that Alfred Spinks, petitioner, is not entitled to letters of administration. Order that the petition be denied and that Daniel D Swift is appointed administrator, upon taking his oath and executing a bond of $1000.
    Bond in the sum of $1000, dated 11 Dec 1893, David D Swift, principal, and Geo. B Stack and Philip Cook, sureties.
    Administration approved by the Superior Court, 19 Dec 1893.
  8. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  9. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census.